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Sokoto State Boosts Agriculture With 15,000 Metric Tonnes Of Fertilizer

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

The sokoto state Government has commenced distribution of 15,000 metric tones fertiliser, loaded in 500 trucks, for the 2018 wet season farming. The fertiliser will be sold to farmers at the heavily subsidised rate of 4000 Naira per bag.   The state governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal flagged off the sales in Tureta local […]

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Plateau Enjoys Numerous Opportunities In Agriculture From Foreign, Local Investors

By   /  May 3, 2018  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari   The Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has said that the state had numerous opportunities for foreign and local investors to benefit drive in Agricultural Sectors in Nigeria.   In his statement signed by the commissioner for information and communication, Hon. Yakubu  Dati on Tuesday  in Jos.   Governor Lalong who is part […]

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AKEES: Present Your Lands For Agricultural Partnership, Ufot Ebong Urges Akwa Ibomites

By   /  January 25, 2018  /  South-South  /  No Comments

Eneh John The Senior Special Assistant to Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr.Ufot Ebong has urged Akwa Ibomites who are land owners to come forth and partner with the Akwa Ibom Enterprise and Employment Scheme,(AKEES) in terms of agriculture to develop their lands. He spoke with our Reporter in Uyo, against the backdrops of doubts in […]

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Agriculture, Access To Electricity, Entrepreneurship Will Create Jobs In Africa, Says Elumelu

By   /  July 23, 2017  /  General News  /  No Comments

The Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, has called on African leaders and development institutions to help address the deepening job and employment crisis bedevilling the continent by lending support and paying more attention towards the agricultural sector, creating access to electricity and developing entrepreneurship. Elumelu […]

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Sen. Adamu Blast North-Central Governors Over Negligence of Agricultural Sector

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  North-Central  /  No Comments

Rabiu Omaku Senator Abdullahi Adamu has blamed governors of the North-Central zone for the negligence of the agricultural sector in their various states. The senator representing Nasarawa West Senatorial zone hinted this at the North-Central FCT Farmers Forum and Agricultural Exhibition held in Lafia, the former governor of Nasarawa state blamed governors of the zone […]

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AFAM Commends Betsy Obaseki For Empowering Women

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  Business Update  /  No Comments

The Edo chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) has commended Wife of the state Governor, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki for empowering women through Agriculture Initiative, saying it would boost food production in the country. The state chairman of AFAN, Chief Emmanuel Odigie gave this commendation during an interview with newsmen in Benin on […]

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Kano state Government will continue to create and support any programme and project that will improve Agriculture in the state

By   /  July 26, 2016  /  North-West  /  No Comments

This assertion was made by the state governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje during the opening ceremony of the National Business Summit /Exhibition organized by Daily Trust in Partnership with Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission today in Kano state. The governor who was represented at the summit by the commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba said that […]

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Open Letter To The Minister Of Agriculture Chief Audu Ogbe

By   /  January 19, 2016  /  Viewpoint  /  No Comments

  Fenny J Fwa Brilliant, articulate, experienced, achiever and passionate. These sums up your sterling qualities which are stated neither for sycophancy nor for a public relation job to seek for favour. Your resume and experiences in the public service bear testimony to these superlatives. You have seen it all in the two arms of […]

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Lalong’s set to harness Mining  and  boost Agriculture sector

By   /  November 10, 2015  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari Governor Barrister Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau has been commended for his foresight and his desire to develops the Mining and boosting of agriculture  sector in the state. The Chairman House Committee on environment and member representing Mangu in the Plateau State House of Assembly, Hon. Emmanuel James Dakas revealed that  the state […]

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Former Agric Minister, Adesina, Lambasts Oshiomhole; Says The Governor Lied Over Jonathan’s Agricultural Programme

By   /  August 19, 2015  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The former Agriculture and Rural Development Minister under the Jonathan’s administration, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has lambasted Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State over his comment that the Agricultural Programme under former President Goodluck Jonathan was a scam. Adesina stated that it is indeed unbecoming of the former labour leader to say that the Agricultural Transformation […]

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